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Purim in Egypt (Greek text only)

“In the fourth year of the reign of Ptolemy and Cleopatra, Dositheus, who said that he was a priest and a Levite, and his son Ptolemy brought to Egypt the preceding Letter about Purim, which they said was authentic. 190 more words

Elizabeth Taylor & Richard Burton, Edinburgh, 1963

In July 1963, Liz Taylor – then the world’s highest-paid female star – and the hell raising Welsh actor Richard Burton were refused entry to Edinburgh Castle. 263 more words

Movie Stars In Scotland

Ten funny gene names - part 2

Part 1

1. Kenny – Fruit flies lacking this gene dies after two days. This is a reference to the South Park character Kenny McCormic who dies in various ways at the end of each episode. 186 more words


Book Review: The Memoirs of Cleopatra #bookreview #historicalfiction

My Review:

There are some historical figures that resonate with you. Queen Cleopatra is one of mine and I feel such a strong connection with her. 444 more words

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Beauty Break: 04.13.15




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Beauty Break

My wife watches as I drink limescale remover from the kettle again

Look at her calmness as I am carried away! Her refusal to panic, though inside her mind must have been racing! I love my wife! 80 more words

Queen, Goddess, Seductress --- slut.....

I picked up a couple of history books for my 7-year-old grandson Remy, who enjoys reading. I hope he will derive the same pleasure I do from history. 958 more words